Monthly Archives: February 2016

our favorite leap of faith

The Word for today: Luke 1:41  After 993 days without one, Stand in the Rain knows what to do with a day off:  Take it!   There is no February 29 on our reading schedule, so we thought we’d leave … Continue reading

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“I can’t? Watch me.”

The Word for today:Matthew 11:25-12:21 After we get the facts of scripture, we begin to read for the flavor of God’s personality. One of my favorite “flavors” occurs today, in Matthew 12:15, where we read that Jesus healed them all. The … Continue reading

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The Inspector General

The Word for today:Matthew 11:1-14 John… Baptizer:“I indeed baptize you with water unto repentance, but He who is coming after me is mightier than I, whose sandals I am not worthy to carry. He will baptize you with the Holy … Continue reading

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What would Jesus do?

The Word for today:Matthew 10:24-42 mark this: Matthew 10:34-36 —“Do not think that I have come to bring peace to the earth. I have not come to bring peace, but a sword. For I have come to set a man against … Continue reading

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twelve

The Word for today:Matthew 9:35-10:23 mark this: Matthew 10:2-4–These are the names of the twelve apostles: first, Simon (who is called Peter) and his brother Andrew; James son of Zebedee, and his brother John; Philip and Bartholomew; Thomas and Matthew the … Continue reading

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